Tag: climate change

Go Green Day 2017: Robin’s Rainforest Appeal

 Robin’s Rainforest Appeal How a book inspired a young fundraiser Robin Holmes was in Year 2 at St John the Baptist primary school in Pebmarsh, Essex when he read ‘Harry and the Dinosaurs Go Wild’, written by Ian Whybrow. The book is about a small boy raising money to save endangered animals and Robin decided […]

Prince Charles Visits

Cymraeg isod Cwmbran pupils meet His Royal Highness to talk climate change and plant a tree On 24th February, The Prince of Wales met with the pupils of Blenheim Road Community Primary in Cwmbran where they demonstrated how Wales’ young people are taking action on climate change. After receiving a warm welcome from the school […]

Welsh schools host mock climate conference

The United Nations came to Cardiff on Friday when students from across Wales took part in MockCOP – Beyond Marrakesh, a mock United Nations conference on climate change. Students travelled from far and wide, including from Wrexham, Aberystwyth and Pembrokeshire to join the debate and represent countries such as Brazil, USA, the Philippines and Saudi […]

Wales went a brilliant shade of Green!

Cymraeg isod It’s been 2 months since Go Green Day, and we’re just about seeing life in normal colours again. Wales was awash with green on Friday 14 October as people, schools and businesses across the country celebrated #GoGreenDay, all with the aim of helping to tackle climate change by protecting an area of rainforest twice the size of […]

Education opportunities: Mock COP and Wales-wide workshops

Education opportunities: Mock COP and Wales-wide workshops

Cymraeg isod Janie Pridham, Size of Wales’ Education Coordinator updates us on how you or your school can get involved and learn about rainforests and climate change. MockCOP – Beyond Marrakesh Friday 27 January, Cardiff We’re very excited to be running our Mock COP again this year. Teams of 3 sixth form pupils from schools […]

Wales Goes Green to tackle climate change

Wales Goes Green to tackle climate change

Cymraeg isod Schools and businesses across Wales will today turn green in support of rainforests with environmental charity Size of Wales as part of GO GREEN DAY. Local schools and businesses will join a national day of action – #GoGreenDay – today by going green to support climate change charity, Size of Wales. From wearing […]